Japan Returned to Growth in Fourth Quarter With 0.2% Expansion

Japan Returned to Growth in Fourth Quarter With 0.2% Expansion

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Pedestrians walking on the street are reflected in patterned mirrored glass on the facade of a mall in the shopping district of Omotesando in Tokyo. The economy will grow an annualized 2 percent this quarter, according to the median estimate of a Bloomberg survey of economists.